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The Hero: Love Story of a Spy (2003)

Arun Khanna is a spy for the Indian government whose aid is enlisted to stop ISI Chief Ishak Khan. Khan is trying to build a nuclear bomb with which he can liberate Kashmir from the Indians... See full summary »

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Cast

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Major Arun Khanna / Batra / Wahid
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Reshma / Ruksar
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Shaheen Zakaria
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I.S.I Chief Ishak Khan
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Mr. Zakaria
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Salman
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Major's sidekick
Yvonne Maverick ...
Government Agent (as Yvonne Czerny)
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Militant
Eva Crawford ...
Child Wedding Dancer
Deep Dhillon
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Security Guard
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Suleman
Khalid Mohamed ...
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Police Officer
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Arun Khanna is a spy for the Indian government whose aid is enlisted to stop ISI Chief Ishak Khan. Khan is trying to build a nuclear bomb with which he can liberate Kashmir from the Indians. A battle of wits ensues. When Khan detonates a bomb at Khanna's engagement party to a fellow spy, Khanna's resolve is only strengthened. Now not only does he have to fight Khan, but he also has to track down his missing fiancee. Written by Ace_of_Hearts

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10 April 2003 (India)  »

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INR 530,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$130,200 (USA) (11 April 2003)

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$269,194 (USA) (25 April 2003)
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Sunny Deol's second film with Anil Sharma. See more »

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Good Movie (except for Political Mishmash)
19 December 2003 | by (Hong Kong) – See all my reviews

Sunny does a good job. Politics are the only thing that stand between good and great. Pakistanis are not evil. Muslims are not evil. Kashmir is a land blighted as much by ISI as by the Indian Army.

That said, there were some problems with the plot. However, those used to Deol's fanciful movies will ignore this oversight.


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